Radio News Reporter & Board Operator (Freelance), Bell Media, Victoria, BC

Date: May 15, 2019

Location: Victoria, BC, CA

Company: Bell

Req Id: 235490 

 

At Bell, we do more than build world-class networks, develop innovative services and create original multiplatform media content – we’re revolutionizing how Canadians communicate.
 

If you’re ready to bring game-changing ideas to life and join a community that values bold ideas, professional growth and employee wellness, we want you on the Bell team. 
 

The Bell Media team creates and delivers the best Canadian and international content across our digital media, television, radio, and out-of-home advertising platforms. We’re looking for innovative team players ready to take some of the most well-known entertainment brands in the country to the next level.

 

Bell Media is looking for a radio news reporter and board operator (technical producer) to be part of the team at C-FAX 1070 news radio in Victoria, BC.  The ideal candidate will be experienced in news reporting as well as technical board operating.  This casual/freelance opportunity is a great way to grow your skill set and make valuable connections within the broadcast industry. 

 

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for gathering, researching, reporting and announcing radio news stories
  • Develop original news stories and ideas where assigned
  • Posting news stories to digital channels (online and social media)
  • Board operating and production
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications:

  • Post-secondary education in a recognized broadcast journalism program strongly preferred (would suit student in final year)
  • On-air news reading experience preferred
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure, react quickly and accurately to daily deadlines within a collaborative atmosphere.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills. 
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision as part of a team. 
  • Valid BC drivers licence (clean abstract required).

 

As this is an on-air position please be sure to include a link to your demo.

 

Bilingualism is an asset (English and French); adequate knowledge of French is required for positions in Quebec. 

 

Additional Information:

Position Type: Media - Freelancer 
Job Status: Temporary - Part Time 
Job Location: Canada : British Columbia : Victoria 
Application Deadline: 05/31/2019 

 

Please apply directly online to be considered for this role.  Applications through email will not be accepted.

 

At Bell, we don’t just accept difference - we celebrate it. We’re committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible workplace where every team member feels valued, respected, and supported, and has the opportunity to reach their full potential. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities.

 

Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. For a confidential inquiry, simply email your recruiter directly or recruitment@bell.ca to make arrangements. If you have questions regarding accessible employment at Bell please email our Diversity & Inclusion Team at inclusion@bell.ca.

 

Created: CanadaBCVictoria

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